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Malcolm Dougherty
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    Equipment Operator

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Equipment Operator in Newhall, CA
    Current Employee - Equipment Operator in Newhall, CA

    I have been working at Caltrans

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    as a driver, operator, you get to go home at night, and the organization really cares about your well being. Great benefits for any individual, equal opportunity employer

    Cons

    boys club atmosphere, which is changing slowly

    Advice to Management

    get with the times and realize women and minorities are not threatening your job.


Caltrans Interviews

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    Office Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Caltrans.

    Interview

    It took about 3 weeks after sending my application packet. I had three panel interviewers who asked me questions related to my position that I applied for. They were very quiet and wrote down a lot of notes, so they didn't make very much eye contact and or give any feedback or reassuring nods.

    Interview Questions

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Website www.dot.ca.gov
Headquarters Sacramento, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1970
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors Unknown

California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) wants you to get your kicks on Route 66 -- and on their other highways, as well. Caltrans designs, constructs, maintains, and operates the Golden State's highway system's 50,000 miles of roadways. It oversees a variety of programs in areas including highway and mass transportation, aeronautics, transportation planning, and administration. Caltrans also provides assistance for about 400 public-use airports, offers inter-city rail services (alone and with Amtrak), and promotes the use of alternative modes of transportation... More

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